Example sentences for: deaf

How can you use “deaf” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • First, police found 57 deaf Mexicans in "virtual slavery" in Queens ( New York Times ); then similar rackets were busted in North Carolina and Chicago.

  • The doctor examined her inner ears and tested her hearing, which he found normal, and then asked, Why did you think you were going deaf?

  • The New York Times leads with the arrest of seven Mexican immigrants on charges of smuggling into this country and then virtually enslaving dozens of deaf Mexicans selling trinkets in the New York City subways.

  • Joseph, a 54-year-old naturalized citizen, turned to Legal Services when the landlord of his federally subsidized apartment complex in Elizabeth turned a deaf ear to his request for a ground-floor apartment.

  • To quote the author, "Many of them are deaf, and all of them are dumb.

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